Soil Bulk Density

Bulk density values for the A, E, and B horizons from soil samples taken from the experimental chronosequence plots in 1980 and 2009.

Variables
Transect
  • Label: Transect
  • Definition: Identifies transect line.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Horizon
  • Label: Soil Horizon
  • Definition: Identifies the soil horizon from which the sample was taken.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • A = A horizon
    • E = E horizon
    • B = B horizon
  • Missing values:
    • NA =
Site
  • Label: Site
  • Definition: Unique identification of the location of the experiment or sample.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
BD
  • Label: Bulk Density
  • Definition: Bulk density of the sample of interest.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerCubicCentimeter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: 0.100000001490116
  • Missing values:
    • NA =
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